Study of Treatment Used for Migraine Headaches (MK-0974-076) (MASTER)
This study has been terminated.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
First received: July 28, 2011
Last updated: August 30, 2012
Last verified: August 2012
This study will describe the reasons for triptan utilization patterns (continuation and discontinuation) in triptan-naïve participants and assess the stability of treatment utilization patterns over time according to standard medical guidelines or clinical practice standards of the investigating physician.
||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
||Migraine Attack Study of Treatment, Efficacy and Resource Use (MASTER) - McKesson Substudy (MK-0974-076)
Primary Outcome Measures:
- Number of participants on triptan therapy study entry [ Time Frame: At entry on study ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- Number of participants on triptan therapy at Month 3 [ Time Frame: Month 3 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
| Study Start Date:
| Study Completion Date:
| Primary Completion Date:
||March 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Participants with migraine
Participants being treated by their Physicians for migraine
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Years and older
|Genders Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Participants with physician-diagnosed migraine (with or without aura) who have had at least two, but not more than 8 moderate to severe migraines during the 30 days prior to screening. Participants must have received a triptan prescription 3 months (± 2 weeks) prior to being identified by the physician, must have been triptan-naïve prior to that initial prescription, and must have taken triptan medication at least once within 6 months prior to the date of informed consent for screening.
- At least 18 years of age in the United States at the time of consent
- Physician-diagnosed migraine with or without aura
- At least two and up to a maximum of 8 moderate to severe migraine attacks during the 30 days prior to screening
- Initial triptan prescription 3 months (± 2 weeks) prior to being identified as eligible for this study, and triptan-naïve before that initial prescription
- Used triptan medication at least once within 6 months prior to the date of informed consent for screening
- Internet access and able to complete online surveys via electronic data entry
- Treated with triptans prior to this study
- In active litigation and compensation issues including disability dispute cases with a Government agency
- Participation in a clinical trial within the last 90 days
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||Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
History of Changes
|Other Study ID Numbers:
|Study First Received:
||July 28, 2011
||August 30, 2012
||United States: Institutional Review Board
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 28, 2014
Headache Disorders, Primary
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases